On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French pianist, born in Lyon, France
  • LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy, Dutch lawyer and Prime Minister of the Netherlands (1940-45), dies at 76